The Quick Answer
Follow the instructions below to set up POP access in most POP clients. Google Apps users, please follow the default instructions unlessotherwise noted, replacing 'your_domain.com' with your actual domain name.
We offer instructions for configuring some clients not in our supported client list. If you encounter difficulties, wesuggest contacting your mail client's customer support department -- we're unable to provide assistance for clients not in our supported POP client list. Non-supported clients: While we offerconfiguration instructions, we're currently unable to provide support for these clients. Entourage 2004 Entourage X Eudora 5.1 (and higher) (Light Mode) Eudora 5.1 (and higher) (Sponsored & Paid Mode) Eudora forMacs Foxmail 5.0 Mozilla 1.7 Netscape Mail 4.5, 4.6, or 4.7 Netscape Mail 6.2 Netscape Mail 7.x SnapperMail The Bat! v3.62 Professional Edition Thunderbird 0.x Standard instructions: 1. Enable POP inGmail. Don't forget to click Save Changes when you're done. 2. Configure your client to match the settings below:
Incoming Mail (POP3) Server - requires SSL: pop.gmail.com Use SSL: Yes Port: 995smtp.gmail.com (use authentication) Outgoing Mail (SMTP) Server - requires Use Authentication: Yes Port for TLS/STARTTLS: 587 TLS or SSL: Port for SSL: 465 Account Name: Email Address: Password: yourfull email address (including @gmail.com or @your_domain.com) your email address (email@example.com or username@your_domain.com) your Gmail password
Unless you're using recent mode to downloadmail to multiple clients, make sure you've opted not to leave messages on the server. Your Gmail settings determine whether or not messages stay on the server, so this setting in your client won'taffect how Gmail handles your mail. Please note that if your client does not support SMTP authentication, you won't be able to send mail through your client using your Gmail address. Also, if you're...